Dolly Parton announces new ride dressed as Splash Woman.
PIGEON FORGE, Tenn.- Saturday,
Dolly Parton made another big announcement for her chain of parks. Tennessee's
first water roller coaster is on its way.
Dressed as "Splash
Woman," Parton announced the new ride Saturday at the Splash'n Safari Park
in Pigeon Forge. Set to open in May next year, River Rush is based
on a new generation of water coasters that combines new technology to give it
climbs, drops, twists and turns. River Rush will measure nearly 1200 feet long
and will include a 45-degree drop.